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Usage examples for Fay

  1. So then Sir Gawaine and Sir Tristram rode toward the castle where Morgan le Fay was, and ever Sir Gawaine deemed well that he was Sir Tristram de Liones, because he heard that two knights had slain and beaten thirty knights. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  2. What's got into you, Fay? – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  3. Iss, fay; an' a great long- legged stranger he was. – I Saw Three Ships and Other Winter Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. " Too bad," Fay said lightly. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  5. Then Queen Guenever called to her Sir Ector de Maris, and there she made her complaint to him, and said: I wot well this shield was made by Morgan le Fay in despite of me and of Sir Launcelot, wherefore I dread me sore lest I should be destroyed. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  6. Much, therefore, did I desire to find a champion but, by ill fortune, none could I find until Queen Morgan le Fay sent word that, of her good will to me, she had sent me one that would defend my cause; and that same evening, the little ship brought you, my lord, to my castle. – Stories from Le Morte D'Arthur and the Mabinogion by Beatrice Clay
  7. " It's not all gone," Fay said eagerly. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  8. Then he remembered something Fay had mentioned. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  9. More than any goddess Grecian, More than any northern fay, Do I love thee, Jewess dead! – Atta Troll by Heinrich Heine
  10. On my arrival home, I was held by some to have been at fault for not having put down the movement earlier; to which my reply must be that as a matter of fact it was the cases of Rintelen and Fay that first earned us the reputation of " conspirators"; all the rest came to light later, and were in great measure connected with their machinations. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  11. Look here, you rat," he blatted suddenly at Fay, shaking his finger under the latter's chin, " I'll tell you what you can have that ignorant team of yours invent. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  12. Then I followed Mr. Marx out to the carriage and, leaning back among the cushions by his side, I began seriously to consider an idea which every trifling incident during the latter part of the evening had pointed to; Mr. Marx had deliberately tried to lead me into making a fool of myself with Miss Mabel Fay. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. " Fay," to the child who is standing at a distance gazing thoughtfully with uplifted head at the blue sky without, " what are you wondering about now?" – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  14. I'm not proud, Fay. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  15. " I was coming to visit you, but now you can pay me a call," Fay was saying. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  16. In the midst of a deep silence, the poor little trembling spider began to spin thread after thread round and round the beautiful gauzy wings of the disgraced and now sorrowful fay; one after the other the beautiful tints of blue, and gold, and purple, first faded, then were hidden under the misty cloud- color of network. – The Fairy Nightcaps by Frances Elizabeth Barrow
  17. " Hey, Fay," Gusterson called curiously, " have you developed absolute time sense?" – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  18. I will tell Fay how much I have enjoyed it." – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  19. Mrs. Fay beamed with delight at these generous compliments, and said, complacently, " Yes, they ain't many can make chicken pie like mine, if I do say it. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
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